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Photo by @paleyphoto (Matthieu Paley). Fiery sunset in #Cappadocia, #Turkey, known for its ancient rock-cut houses and temples. Slowly closing in on a wonderful and intense National Geographic Photo expedition. #NGExpeditions @natgeotravel @thephotosociety @natgeocreative
Nepal blizzard survivors found:
Space photos: A distant galaxy, Saturn's moon Tethys, and more
Sherpas and Western outfitters look to next year's climbing season:
Watch: Get up close with king penguins and elephant seals
Queen of the underworld sheds light new light on Greek tomb:
What lessons can we learn from Hurricane Sandy?
Photo by @argonautphoto (Aaron Huey). Mingma Sherpa walks by one of many monuments to climbers who died in the #Himalayas. The spot is on the hike to #EverestBaseCamp. I find myself thinking of those who died in the recent #Nepal avalanches and of the families they left behind. More images from my
Here are answers to questions about the Ebola virus surfacing in the news:
Heading back to Africa for an assignment for @natgeo. The last trip I made was to #Tanzania on the southern tip of the salt lake #LakeNatron. That was a story about early human footprints & that is where I shot this photo of our #Masai guide & camp leader with his son. The next one is also a human #
Comet's near miss with the red planet:
Video @ladzinski / A #cormorantFisherman preparing for a morning of fishing at twilight on the #LiRiver in #Yangshuo China
"Our risks today were undreamed of a hundred years ago."
What's it like to cover Ebola?
In the beef debate, there are many sides: #FutureofFood
Stinkbugs have spread to 41 states—can we stop them?
Photo by @TimLaman. Beaver lodge and fall reflections on a pond in Acadia National Park, Maine shot last weekend. Gotta love fall in #NewEngland. @thephotosociety, @natgeocreative, @TimLaman
Avalanches explained: How people trigger disasters
Roadside motel. Livingston, Montana. iPhone photo by David Guttenfelder @dguttenfelder in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem.
Viral shark video gives rare look at feeding frenzy:
Image by @paulnicklen - Our patience was tested while #onassignment for @natgeo with @cristinamittermeier and @sea_legacy. Often we had to wait for weeks to catch a short glimpse of the elusive Rain Wolves of coastal British Columbia. Every now and again, however, we were rewarded by the piercing ey
iPhone photo by @michaelchristopherbrown. Met this man and his grandson yesterday while traveling through the beautiful state of Uttar Pradesh, India.
Watch: Smart raccoons escape trash can
What's the strangest food you've ever eaten?
Photo @renan_ozturk @camp4colective // Each day we travel further North, through the jungle villages of the Kachin region #onassignment for the #MyanmarClimb expedition. As there is no tourist or trekking infrastructure here, each night we end up in a different communal bamboo bunkhouse. We are also
Photo by @daviddoubilet a starving sealion #galapagos #sealion charges school of salema during an #elnino event in Galapagos Islands. Retrospektive Exhibition with @Natgeo Germany @NikonCamera #stadtmuseumschleswig
Photos from our archives: 100 years of football in America
Photograph by @JohnStanmeyer Exodus — Latest story I wrote and photographed in National Geographic PROOF related to my recent assignment for @natgeo in Turkey along the Syrian border while on part IV of the Out of Eden project. Please Copy/paste this url to read, then share to others: http://proo
Can family farms feed the world? Yes, if they look like this: #FutureofFood
Mystery solved: How birds weather turbulence
Could Ebola mutate to become more deadly?
Don't miss any of our #FutureofFood series! Download the iPad app for free:
Pronghorns gallop safely over a highway during lengthy migration—find out how:
Meet our 2014 Travelers of the Year:
Video @ladzinski / A time-lapse of early morning rays of light raining down on a turbulent and beautiful morning in South Africa. @3stringsproductions @natgeocreative #earth365
What makes this image of Highland cattle in Scotland so powerful? Find out:
What's the strangest food you've eaten?
What will it be like to live in a dome for 8 months, pretending it's Mars?
@RussLaman and sister Jessica enjoy the warmth of the campfire on a chilly fall night as the stars pop out over Somes Sound, Mount Desert Island, near Acadia National Park, Maine. Spectacular fall #camping on the #Maine coast last weekend. #NewEngland, @thephotosociety, @natgeocreative, @patagonia,
Cattle rancher Jim Morgan walks through a livestock chute after loading his cows into a truck as he moves the last of his herd from Tom Miner basin, where they graze for the summer, to his home in Bridger, MT before winter comes. Keeping his cattle in this area, close to Yellowstone National Park me
Watch: Raccoons escape garbage cans
Watch: Kickboxing kangaroos and more of nature's impressive fighters
Honoring the explorer who protects the most remote and untouched islands and coastlines on Earth:
A century later, relics emerge from a war frozen in time: